Style

Style inspiration for the woman who wants to look hip over fifty.

Wearing whatever makes you look and feel your best. With a lifetime of choices we’re at a time in our life when we can feel confident in what works for us. Body, lifestyle and budget!

Having hip over fifty style may mean we’re going to adjust and cover a little more strategically. I may still feel like a mini skirt wearing girl, but after looking at my knees, I know I may not be able to get away with the short short skirt anymore.

I love that so many Instagram icons are over fifty and flaunting it. You can too.

Be An Over Fifty Fashion Role Model

Would you be surprised to know if you Google “women over fifty who are hip”, you’ll get more articles for hip replacements than for style pointers? Let’s talk about how to be a fashion role model in your fifties and beyond. …

Take A More Flattering Photo

Would you like your photos to be more flattering, whether for a online profile or just for fun? It’s all about the lighting. If you’re like me you have very mixed feelings when a camera comes out. Not all of…

Buy Your Crowning Glory

We all know our hair is supposed to be our crowning glory. No pressure there! What happens if you’re having a bad hair day? Or a bad hair lifetime? I’ve been blessed or cursed with what I call English hair.…

Do You Know What Flatters You?

When you’re  clothes shopping, do you find it easy to head for what’s “you”, or do you have a sense of what fit flatters you? I feel I’m getting better at what works for me, but it took decades to…

How I Made Peace With Butter

On a recent trip to Paris I was helpless to resist the many ways the French have mastered cooking with butter. Baguettes and patisserie were irresistible delicious confections tempting me at every street corner.  I swear French frites are cooked…